My "slow" chicken finally laid an egg!!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jettgirl24, Aug 5, 2010.

  1. jettgirl24

    jettgirl24 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 21, 2010
    Duvall, WA
    I finally got one from my little BR, Eggie!!! Despite her name, she took several weeks longer than her sisters to start. I should have known that would be the case when I named her [​IMG]

    She's not exactly the brightest bulb on the block... For example she spends much of her time spinning in circles and squawking frantically because the other two girls have wandered around the corner and she can't figure out where they went.... So it wasn't surprising that despite spending weeks obsessively watching the other two girls lay in their nest boxes, she laid hers smack in the center of their run. Honestly I'm shocked it's not square [​IMG]

    But I'm so proud of her, my sweet little "special" chicken [​IMG]

    Pictured here destroying my collard greens:
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  2. JustMandy

    JustMandy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh, I have a "special" chicken, too. Her name is Robot and she rides the short bus.

    Glad she finally got the hang of things!
     
  3. Sgsf

    Sgsf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thats weird. I named my chicken Goober, and she also rides the short bus. [​IMG]

    But shes an awesome chicken.
     
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  4. peepswiththepoof

    peepswiththepoof Chillin' With My Peeps

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    YAY for Eggie! And you! [​IMG]
     

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